Rose Niu is director of conservation programs at The Paulson Institute, where she manages the planning and execution of initiatives to protect globally significant biodiversity and ecosystems and to promote sustainable management of natural resources, particularly in China.

Before joining the Institute, Niu was managing director of China programs at WWF-US, where she coordinated all China-related work for the organization. Prior to this position, she founded the China program at The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and oversaw its strategies and operations.  She also served as chief representative and country program cirector in China and represented TNC in its partnership with the government of China.

Last Updated: September 1, 2017